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- Acupuncture (MSK)
- Back pain (MSK)
- Sports injuries (MSK)
Carol qualified as a physiotherapist from Sheffield Hallam University in 1995.
Since then she has worked extensively in musculoskeletal physiotherapy, with valuable experience in sport, professional theatre/dance, police rehab. and both NHS and private sector physio services.
Having worked for most of her career in Sheffield, Carol has worked in many of your local GP surgeries and hospitals and was previously an upper limb specialist.
Carol has attended a variety of post-graduate training courses, passing the Society of Orthopedic Medicine membership exams and is also a full member of the Acupuncture Association of Chartered Physiotherapists.
Currently, when not at Chapeltown and a High Green Physiotherapy, Carol works as a First Contact Physiotherapy Practitioner for Primary Care Sheffield, a highly specialised role, assessing, triaging and advising patients at their GP practices in Sheffield as an alternative to a GP appointment.
Areas of interest
Musculoskeletal problems; osteoarthritis; sports injuries; headaches; sprains and strains; joint pain, back pain; neck pain; orthopaedic rehab, e.g. post-surgery for total knee and hip replacements; pre-surgery advice; work station assessment/ ergonomic advice. Assessment and diagnosis, highlighting when it is thought not in fact to be a musculoskeletal/physio problem and referring back to GP or onwards to consultants for further investigation.
Current NHS consultant posts held
First Contact Physiotherapist Practitioner: Primary Care Sheffield
Affiliations / memberships